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[PATCH] Audit: fix audit watch use after free



When an audit watch is added to a parent the temporary watch inside the
original krule from userspace is freed.  Yet the original watch is used after
the real watch was created in audit_add_rules()

Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis redhat com>
---

 kernel/auditfilter.c |    2 ++
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/auditfilter.c b/kernel/auditfilter.c
index 713098e..19c0a0a 100644
--- a/kernel/auditfilter.c
+++ b/kernel/auditfilter.c
@@ -1320,6 +1320,8 @@ static inline int audit_add_rule(struct audit_entry *entry)
 			mutex_unlock(&audit_filter_mutex);
 			goto error;
 		}
+		/* entry->rule.watch may have changed during audit_add_watch() */
+		watch = entry->rule.watch;
 		h = audit_hash_ino((u32)watch->ino);
 		list = &audit_inode_hash[h];
 	}


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